Iowa Democratic Party State Central Committee

Scott Brennan

1st Vice Chair
Heather Matson —

2nd Vice Chair

Chris Petersen —

3rd Vice Chair

Jean Pardee

Ken Sagar —

Don Ruby –

DNC Members
Scott Brennan —
Sandy Opstvedt —
Linda Langston —
Jan Bauer —
Mike Gronstal —

Affirmative Action Chair 
Mary Lee Madison —

Platform Committee Chair 
James Sutton —

Rules Committee Chair 
Sandy Dockendorff —

President of the Iowa Young Democrats
Gracie Brandsgard —

American Indian Caucus Representative 
Christina Blackcloud —

Asian/Pacific Islander Caucus Representative 
Nicholas Kariya —
Cyndi Chen —

Black Caucus Representative 
Tiffany Johnson —
Ako Abdul – Samad —

Disability Caucus Representative 
Diana Coberly —
Judy Schmidt —

Stonewall Democrats Caucus Representative 
Harvey Ross —
Susan Webster —

Latino Caucus Representative 
Paula A. Martinez –
Araceli Goode —

Veteran’s Caucus Representative 
Terry Philips —
John Pomberg —

First District
Michael D. Blackwell —
Bruce Clark —
Jane Lawrence —
Jerry Lynch —
Karen Pratte —
Michelle Ray-Michalec —
Norm Sterzenbach —
RRS Stewart —

Second District
Al Bohanan —
Bill Hanes —
Melinda Jones —
Susan Frembgen
Jennifer Lunsford —
Marty O’Boyle — m.boyle@mchsi.conm
Jean Pardee —
Bob Thomas –

Third District
Bill Brauch —
Mary E. Campos —
Marcia H. Fulton —
Mike Harkin —
Bonni Leiserowitz —
Monica McCarthy —
John McCormally —
Carl McPherson —

Fourth District
Louise Erbes —
Chris Petersen —
Georgia Robertson —
Penny Rosfjord —
Dennis Ryan —
Sue Seedorff-Keninger —
David Somsky —
Selden Spencer —


About The Party

The Iowa Democratic Party is dedicated to promoting Democratic principles across the state of Iowa and electing qualified and dedicated candidates at all levels of government.

We’re made up of a State Central Committee, 99 county chairs and thousands of involved Iowans who care deeply about their state and want to see it be a model for the other 49. Learn more…

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